2015 Audi A3: Crash Test Scores
December 15, 2014
The NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) awarded the 2015 Audi A3 the top score of 5 stars in its overall safety rating. It scored four stars in the front crash test and rollover crash test, and five stars in the side crash test.
This rating applies to the front-wheel-drive A3 as well as the all-wheel-drive version like our long-termer.
Earlier this year, the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) named the 2015 A3 as a 2014 Top Safety Pick+. The A3 scored "good" ratings in all its crash tests.
Read more in the Edmunds news story:
2015 Audi A3 Sedan Earns Five-Star Safety Rating From Federal Government
Donna DeRosa, Managing Editor